Doors Open Ontario

The Doors Open Ontario 2018 season was a great success. Over 482,000 people visited sites in communities across the province. Thanks to our sponsors, partners and volunteers for their support, and to all who participated.

French Embassy in Canada Doors Open Ottawa

French Embassy in Canada

This 1930s art deco building, constructed primarily of materials from Quebec and France, features a replica of the Vimy Memorial, tapestries, bronze doors, the Birch Room, decorations by André Bizette-Lindet, a mural by Alfred Courmes, and historical wall engravings. No strollers, backpacks or metal objects. Photography limited. Pre-registration required (May 24 to June 1). Limited passes available.

Tell us your story about this site

  • Parking
  • Full wheelchair access
  • French services available
  • Kid-friendly

Contact info

42 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, Ontario


Architectural style: Art deco
Building type: Private residence

Dates/hours open

Saturday June 2, 2018
Saturday only: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed from Noon to 1 p.m.; last admission at 5 p.m.)

French Embassy in Canada 42 Sussex Drive